Opening hours, address and telephone number

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Opening hours next week
Day Opening hours
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 17:00
Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Overview of opening hours
Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 7a
9712 EA Groningen
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050 - 36 35 083

We have been located in the academic heart of the student city of Groningen since 1934.
Participate in actual scientific research.
Explore our collection dedicated to science, nature and culture.
See, discover and experience science.
Visit our science museum.

The University Museum is located in the heart of the university town of Groningen. A science museum with a versatile collection, where nature, culture and science overlap.


For example, visit the first electromagnetic powered vehicle in the world, built in 1835. Or marvel at our medical collection in the Anatomy room, including a preserved human being cut in half. Explore the university’s history in the museum’s Gallery upstairs.


Netherlands Museum Pass valid

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